Existence: 10 May 1893 ~ 6 October 1924
Master: Okamura Shik˘
10 May 1893: born in T˘ky˘ in the district of Aoyama.
1913: disciple of the writer/poet Mizuno Y˘shű, he was selected at a prize-winning drama competition sponsored by the company Mitsukoshi Gofukuten . His talent was acknowledged by Matsui Sh˘y˘ and, upon his recommendation, he became a disciple of Okamura Shik˘.
1916: Senzabur˘ resigned from the Insurance Company where he was employed, following the advice of Okamura Shik˘, and started working for the publishing company Genbunsha.
August 1924: "Ikite-iru Koheiji", his last work, was published.
6 October 1924: Senzabur˘ died in the city of ďiso, where he lived temporarily for medical treatment.
Suzuki Senzabur˘ was a playwright and an editor of the Taish˘ era, who unfortunately died too young. Two of his Shinkabuki dramas are still in the Kabuki repertoire: "Ikite-iru Koheiji" and "Jirokichi Zange".
 Nowadays the Mitsukoshi Group.
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